immigrants, loneliness, social isolation, older adults, Sheridan Elder Research Centre, Region of Peel, Region of Halton
Sheridan Centre for Elder Research received a three year grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) to explore new strategies to effectively reach and service immigrants age 65+ who may be experiencing, or are at risk of experiencing loneliness and/or social isolation. Research Update - Issue 1 (June, 2016) highlights the research team's progress and an invitation for interested organizations to participate in the research.
Building Connected Communities
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC)
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Sheridan Centre for Elder Research. (2016). Building connected communities: Reducing loneliness and social isolation in immigrants 65+ – June 2016 – Research update. Building Connected Communities (1).
Sheridan Centre for Elder Research, "Building Connected Communities: Reducing Loneliness and Social Isolation in Immigrants 65+ – June 2016 – Research Update" (2016). Publications and Scholarship. 37.